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Ultimate New Zealand

Duration
9 Days
Prices From:
US$ 5,847

Embark on a journey through the scenic attractions of diverse New Zealand, staying at some of the most luxurious accommodation available in Auckland, Palliser Bay and Queenstown.


This luxurious 9 day journey through New Zealand brings you all the key cities and sights of this dynamic country in comfort and style.

Quality-of-life polls consistently rank Auckland among of the world’s best cities to live, and it’s easy to see why, with its laid back pace, world class museums, galleries and gardens. Let Auckland seduce you from the water on a 2 hour sail of Auckland Harbour aboard a racing yacht.

Located in the heart of Hawkes Bay, your country New Zealand escape awaits at The Farm at Cape Kidnappers. Set atop 6000 acres of rolling pasture land, this fully equipped retreat offers as much or as little to do as you’d like. Enjoy irresistible cuisine, matched to the region’s internationally acclaimed wines.

A Mecca for skiers, Queenstown puts you in the heart of the South Island’s mountain landscape. You’ll spend four nights at Punatapu Lodge, enjoying its unique, eco-friendly blend of luxury, style and character. A walk through the lush surrounding forest will bring you to the crystal waters of Lake Wakatipu. It’s just you, your guide and the birds as you enjoy this unspoiled wilderness.

Nearby Milford Sound, a breathtaking, 16km long fjord carved by glaciers out to the Tasman Sea, will be a highlight of your trip. Climb aboard your scenic flight, then enjoy a cruise through New Zealand’s most famous attraction. Finish your tour with a day at leisure in Queenstown, skiing, shopping, or enjoying more of the surrounding landscape.  


 

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Duration
9 Days
Prices From:
US$ 5,847

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Day 1

Auckland International Airport Terminal to City

Duration30 Minutes

Hilton Auckland

Positioned within Auckland's city centre, the Hilton Auckland hotel is just a five minute walk from Auckland's central business district, as well as many impressive local attractions. Relax in one of 165 spacious and comfortable guest rooms with balconies or upgrade to a Deluxe Harbour View Room for views over the waterfront. Choose a suite and enjoy the extra space of a separate living area and private sun deck.

Meal Plan Room Only
Duration2 Nights
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Hilton Auckland

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    Hilton Auckland



    Positioned within Auckland's city centre, the Hilton Auckland hotel is just a five minute walk from Auckland's central business district, as well as many impressive local attractions. Relax in one of 165 spacious and comfortable guest rooms with balconies or upgrade to a Deluxe Harbour ...

    Positioned within Auckland's city centre, the Hilton Auckland hotel is just a five minute walk from Auckland's central business district, as well as many impressive local attractions. Relax in one of 165 spacious and comfortable guest rooms with balconies or upgrade to a Deluxe Harbour View Room for views over the waterfront. Choose a suite and enjoy the extra space of a separate living area and private sun deck.

    Facilities

    • Bar(s)
    • Concierge
    • Daycare/Babysitting Service
    • Gym/Fitness Centre
    • Pool (s)
    • Reception (24 hrs)
    • Restaurant(s)
    • Room Service
    • Wheelchair Accessible Rooms

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Day 2

America's Cup Sailing Experience

Participate as crew on an authentic America's Cup yacht. Take the helm, exert energy on the grinders or just sit back and enjoy the action and scenery as you sail the beautiful Waitemata Harbour. Experience the excitement of sailing, no experience necessary. Feel the thrill of the wind in your face as you tack and jibe. These powerful and highly engineered race vessels are usually the domain of billionaires and elite professional yachties but this unique two hour sailing experience offers everyone the opportunity to sail these grand prix racing machines. The America's Cup is the world's oldest and most prestigious sporting trophy and ultimate yachting regatta. Experience it first-hand sailing these remarkable vessels on the harbour that hosted the America's Cup in 2000 and 2003.

Duration2 Hours
Day 3

Auckland City Hotel to Airport

Duration30 Minutes

Napier Airport to The Farm at Cape Kidnappers

Duration40 Minutes

Cape Kidnappers

Cape Kidnappers is an ideal escape for a family holiday or romantic getaways. Located in the Hawke's Bay, there are about 70 odd vineyards in the region. There are plenty of other activities around the area for you to experience. Set atop 6,000 rolling acres of stunning pasture-land, there are 24 suites and 1 cottage for you to choose from.

Meal Plan Full Breakfast + Pre-Dinner Drinks + Dinner
Duration2 Nights
Accommodation

Cape Kidnappers

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    Cape Kidnappers



    Cape Kidnappers is an ideal escape for a family holiday or romantic getaways. Located in the Hawke's Bay, there are about 70 odd vineyards in the region. There are plenty of other activities around the area for you to experience. Set atop 6,000 rolling acres ...

    Cape Kidnappers is an ideal escape for a family holiday or romantic getaways. Located in the Hawke's Bay, there are about 70 odd vineyards in the region. There are plenty of other activities around the area for you to experience. Set atop 6,000 rolling acres of stunning pasture-land, there are 24 suites and 1 cottage for you to choose from.

    Facilities

    • Golf
    • Gym/Fitness Centre
    • Pool (s)
    • Restaurant(s)
    • Room Service
    • Spa
    • Spa(Hot-tub)/Jacuzzi

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Day 4

Day at Leisure

Today is totally free and at leisure. You can take advantage of any optional activities available or simply relax.

Day 5

The Farm at Cape Kidnappers to Napier Airport

Duration40 Minutes

Complimentary Transfer from Queenstown Airport to Azur Lodge

Duration20 Minutes

Azur Lodge

Azur Lodge is uniquely tucked away on 3.5 acres of private hillside off Lake Wakatipu and is only five minutes by car from downtown Queenstown. Azur offers superb luxury accommodation with magnificent views of Lake Wakatipu and the surrounding mountains, there are nine freestanding, open plan villas and a main lodge that serves as the focal point for the lodge. Azur's take on service is personable, friendly and professional all the while catering to each guests individual needs. Nightly rates includes private return airport transfers and on demand transfers to Queenstown centre, full breakfast, afternoon tea, pre-dinner drinks and canapés, complimentary WiFi, turndown service and full use of the Lodge facilities. Azur can also facilitate in-villa dining, spa treatments and itinerary recommendations - simply for starters. Whatever you need is no trouble at all at Azur.

Meal Plan Full Breakfast
Duration4 Nights
Accommodation

Azur Lodge

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    Azur Lodge



    Azur Lodge is uniquely tucked away on 3.5 acres of private hillside off Lake Wakatipu and is only five minutes by car from downtown Queenstown. Azur offers superb luxury accommodation with magnificent views of Lake Wakatipu and the surrounding mountains, there are nine freestanding, open ...

    Azur Lodge is uniquely tucked away on 3.5 acres of private hillside off Lake Wakatipu and is only five minutes by car from downtown Queenstown. Azur offers superb luxury accommodation with magnificent views of Lake Wakatipu and the surrounding mountains, there are nine freestanding, open plan villas and a main lodge that serves as the focal point for the lodge. Azur's take on service is personable, friendly and professional all the while catering to each guests individual needs. Nightly rates includes private return airport transfers and on demand transfers to Queenstown centre, full breakfast, afternoon tea, pre-dinner drinks and canapés, complimentary WiFi, turndown service and full use of the Lodge facilities. Azur can also facilitate in-villa dining, spa treatments and itinerary recommendations - simply for starters. Whatever you need is no trouble at all at Azur.

    Facilities

    • Daycare/Babysitting Service
    • Fireplace
    • Internet Access

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Day 6

Lakeshore, Forest and Bird Walk

The 'Lakeshore Forest & Bird' guided walk is a unique nature interpretative experience taken at a leisurely pace through native beech forest. Enjoy morning or afternoon tea or coffee on the lakeshore to the sounds of native birdcalls and surrounded by majestic mountains. The track is good but uneven and winds around the lakeshore with the option of a steeper climb to a lookout with magnificent views in all directions. It combines the best of native flora and fauna with magnificent lake and mountain views. Native birds are readily seen and heard, in and around the edges of the forest.

Duration4 Hours
Day 7

Milford Sound Fly and Cruise

Following a transfer to the Queenstown airport, board an aircraft for the flight to Milford Sound. During the 35 minute scenic flight, take in expansive views of golden tussocked high country and the upper reaches of Lake Wakatipu and fly over the snow-capped Southern Alps. A hidden landscape unfolds below revealing glacial lakes, waterfalls, densely forested valleys and cloud-piercing summits.

On reaching Milford Sound join an extended and leisurely cruise of Milford Sound to the Tasman Sea. Nature cruises have a relaxed and flexible itinerary designed to allow guests to see and experience what makes Milford Sound world renowned. Spend up to two and a half hours nudging into waterfalls, spotting wildlife and listening to the informative commentary from a specialist Nature Guide who mingles with guests. Keep a look out for wildlife including seals, dolphins and penguins. A picnic lunch is included and complimentary tea and coffee is available.

Following the cruise, guests are transferred to the Milford airport for the scenic flight back to Queenstown. Return taxi transfers are provided to accommodation on arrival at Queenstown airport.

Duration4 Minutes
Day 8

Day at Leisure

Today is totally free and at leisure. You can take advantage of any optional activities available or simply relax.

Day 9

Complimentary Transfer from Azur Lodge to Queenstown Airport

Duration20 Minutes

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Daily.

PRICE INCLUDES:

  • 8 nights accommodation
  • All transfers
  • Sightseeing as indicated in the itinerary
  • Goway's VIP treatment
  • Meals as indicated.

PRICE EXCLUDES:

  • Travel insurance
  • International and domestic airfare & airfare taxes
  • Visa fees if applicable
  • Meals and beverages not mentioned
  • Gratuities
  • Items of a personal nature

TERMS AND CONDITIONS:

Prices are "from" per person based on twin/double share accommodation and for travel in low season. Seasonal surcharges and blackout dates may apply. Limited seat/spaces and all pricing is subject to change and availability. Rates for single or triple travellers are available on request - please inquire.

DP AUCCLA9DQUENZ
22 Mar 2018
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